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La Petite Tarte

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Dixon Street | De Waterkant, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 425 9077
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Today
08:30 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 08:30 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 08:30 - 22:00
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Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

camp atmosphere good food and wine just a little different options for dining great dessert relaxed dining

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Thank Marie-Jose T
Frankfurt, Germany
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I had a salad here for lunch. Service was very good. Quality of the salad was very good quantity definitely could have been more. Moreover the Sauvignon blanc has been served too warm....

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Thank martininquito
Canggu, Indonesia
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84 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This airy but intimate café is situated in the heart of trendy De Waterkant. It has super friendly staff and good food. Ideal for coffee and tea or light meals.

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Thank safaripro2015
Vienna, Austria
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55 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Been there twice (1x lunch 2014, 1x breakfast 2016) - very nice staff, lovely interior, fine to sit outside (if available, also depending on the weather)...

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Thank Wolfgang N
A11lapetitetarte, Owner at La Petite Tarte, responded to this review

Your support and kindness are such a fresh breeze and is appreciated . The entire staff of La Petite Tarte thank you! More 

Bellville, South Africa
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was quite impressed with this little restaurant. Really friendly staff, thanks for going the extra mile

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Thank albertlaing2
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great Quiche and cakes, friendly atmosphere, nice French style interieur, friendly staff! We will come back!

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Thank Daniel H
A11lapetitetarte, Owner at La Petite Tarte, responded to this review

When we get a positive review like this one all of us at La Petite get an injection of energy. Thanking you sincerely . More 

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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved it! Went there for breakfast and it was so delicious! The staff is the best (a big shoutout to Josh!!) Will definitely go back there the next time.

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Thank la_lea17
A11lapetitetarte, Owner at La Petite Tarte, responded to this review

We always try our best and when it comes back in a lovely review we kindly thank you !! More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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92 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Met long-lost friends here and had a leisurely brunch with them here. Cute spot to sit, either on balcony or inside on comfy couches. Service was friendly although kitchen was bit slow when place filled up. Interesting menu with lots of Croques, souffles and Benedicts, but both coffee and food could have been served slightly hotter. Will be back!

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Thank cliffordius1
London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great cakes & tarts as usual. The best by far is the plum or apricot tart. Good location for visiting Cape Quarter.

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Thank Andrew D
A11lapetitetarte, Owner at La Petite Tarte, responded to this review

Dear Andrew,We sincerely appreciate your kind review . It is stuff like this that put a smile on all our La Petite Tarte faces. We thank you for your support.Juhan More 

Seattle, Washington
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59 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Happened in by chance, as Manhattan was a bit too crazy and busy. Had the lamb with a side salad. The lamb came covered with a brown sauce and it was difficult to eat as there was so much fat, gristle and bone. Perhaps South African lamb is like this, but I thought it was awful. Decided to have some... More 

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Thank rfreder
A11lapetitetarte, Owner at La Petite Tarte, responded to this review

Dear Sir I have taken your issue up with the main Chef and apologize sincerely for this nasty experience in my business. Please come around and introduce yourself to me so I can handle this in person . This is not how I want my business to be perceived . Ask for Juhan the owner and give me the opportunity... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
International, French, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 21:00
Monday
08:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 22:00
Thursday
08:30 - 22:00
Friday
08:30 - 22:00
Saturday
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dixon Street | De Waterkant, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 425 9077
Description
French style day-time coffee shop/restaurant serving good quality home-style cooking. Evening south African and International cuisine inclusive of full bar service

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